Latest Sodium Stories
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that Americans are consuming too much sodium these days, with most of the sodium coming from common items bought at the grocery store and restaurants.
Medical researchers, business people, chefs and concerned citizens tell the FDA to drop its salt reduction scheme.
Organic Soap and Spa - with stores in Estes Park and Fort Collins, Colorado were featured in The Coloradoan Business Section on January 17, 2012.
The Salt Institute has released an animated video explaining the background of the scientist known as the Salt Guru.
Infants around six months of age who have been introduced to starchy table foods- which often contain salt- have a greater preference for salty taste than do infants not yet eating these foods.
Doctors and health experts have warned us for years that too much salt intake is bad for our health, but a new study suggests that too little salt intake may be just as bad for our heart health as higher doses.
For persons with cardiovascular disease or diabetes, urinary sodium excretion (a surrogate for salt intake) at higher levels or at lower levels compared to mid-range values was associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events (for higher levels) or cardiovascular death and hospitalization for congestive heart failure (for lower levels).
Salt Institute says federal bureaucrats will be held responsible for ignoring solid medical research while pushing a dangerous, low-sodium diet on an unsuspecting public Silver
A new study, published online in the American Journal of Hypertension on Wednesday, has raised questions about the health benefits of low-sodium diets.
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